Continuous development in the areas of quality and the environment is given the highest priority at Contract Chemicals. We are accredited to the quality standards BS EN ISO 9001:2000, the environmental standard ISO 14001:2004 and the safety standard OHSAS 18001:1999. In addition, Knowsley is the first chemical site in the UK to be accredited by the BSI to its Integrated Management System (IMS) covering all aspects of health, safety and environmental management. We believe in taking the initiative on safety and have adopted the most progressive procedures of risk assessment and risk management.

As a member of the UK’s Chemical Industries Association, we are
committed to the principles and objectives of Responsible Care, which seeks continuous improvement in all aspects of health, safety and environmental protection. We make a commitment to you, our customers, to maintain the highest standards of quality, safety and environmental control for your products and processes.
In addition, we have already embraced the CIA’s Guiding Principles for Sustainable Business Practice, with the result that we were awarded the CIA’s Sustainable Development Award in 2006.